While they are separated in age by nearly three decades, Molokaʻi-born Luana Busby-Neff and Kahoʻokahi Kanuha from Moku o Keawe share a love for and commitment to preserving the intergrity of the ʻāina, its natural resources, the lāhui and Native Hawaiian heritage that transcends generations.
“Crystal Rose possesses the grace and dexterity of a hula dancer, the courage and grit of a warrior, and the wisdom to know when to be each.” These poignant words were shared by Kamehameha Schools Trustee Chair Lance Wilhelm at the investiture ceremony for trustee Crystal Rose in July, 2019.
As Dr. Scott Parker took some time to address a large group of 2010 and ’19 graduates from Kamehameha Schools Maui just moments after they all returned to campus for the annual Founder’s Day ceremony, the po‘o kula’s message was one that resonated for anyone fortunate enough to have benefitted from Ke Ali‘i Bernice Pauahi Bishop’s generosity.
More than 30 alumni veterans were honored by leadership and haumāna at the annual Kamehameha Schools Kapālama Veterans Day luncheon. Held at Midkiff Learning Center on Tuesday, November 12, the gathering provided alumni with the opportunity to share their experiences as veterans.
Homecoming was celebrated across the Kamehameha Schools Maui campus as part of an activity-filled week leading up to the October 4 football game against Maui Interscholastic League rival Lahainaluna at Kana‘iaupuni Stadium.